Strongwell Corporation, a specialist in the pultrusion of fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) headquartered in Virginia, USA, has won two awards for innovation, corporate citizenship and advocacy.

Strongwell was awarded the ‘award for composites excellence’ (ACE) in the most creative application category for its entry of ‘the Silver Flow,’ a large trade show display Strongwell manufactured for use by Mercedes Benz USA. Presented in Anaheim, California, at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX), ACE is an industry competition hosted by the American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) that recognizes outstanding achievements in technology, manufacturing and product development.

Strongwell was also recently named manufacturer of the year by the Southwest Virginia Alliance for Manufacturing (SVAM). Presented in Abingdon, Virginia, at SVAM's annual Manufacturers' Appreciation and Awards Dinner, Strongwell was recognized for its achievements in manufacturing and its role as a corporate citizen and advocate for the manufacturing industry.

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